Collision Detailer/Buffer/Porter - World Toyota

Job ID 2020-14100
Job Location US-GA-Atlanta
Category Collision Center
Type Regular Full-Time

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World Toyota is part of fast growing Group 1 Automotive, a leader in automotive retail and we are looking to add qualified COLLISION DETAILER/BUFFER/PORTER to our team. 


In addition to competitive pay, we offer our associates the following benefits:


  • Health, Dental, Vision, Life, and Disability insurance
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Paid Time-Off
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Employee Vehicle Purchase Program
  • Professional work environment, with job training and advancement opportunities


  • Employee may be required to operate company or customer vehicles at any time and must adhere to the company driving policy(s). Employees are expected to refrain from using their handheld devices while driving; this includes cell phones and texting while driving in connection with their job duties. Safety must come before all other concerns.
  • Drives dealership vehicles and customer cars to designated parking spots in our service area lot and to the collision center area for customer pickup.
  • General cleanup of vehicles after collision work is completed.
  • Maintain lot order.
  • Provides transportation for customers.
  • Must be alert of traffic flow in collision lots.
  • Wet Sanding every panel we refinish to a smooth ready to buff condition.
  • Proficiently buff sanded panels to a smooth consistent "factory like" shine and orange peel.
  • Remove any swirl marks or other effects caused by our process.
  • Polishing, then cleaning of every vehicle or panel repaired.
  • Light prep work including taping and sanding as needed in addition to our main prep technicians.
  • Washes vehicle exterior, cleans interior and exterior windows and wipes down door jams.
  • Vacuums interiors of vehicles to remove loose dirt and debris.
  • Cleans upholstery, rugs and other surfaces using appropriate cleaning agents, applicators and cleaning devices.
  • Applies revitalize and preservation agents to interior vinyl or leather surfaces and treats fabric with spot and stain-resistant chemicals.
  • Applies special purpose cleaners to remove foreign materials which normal cleaning procedures do not remove, utilizing experience and judgment and following product manufacturer’s recommendations.
  • Cleans engine and engine compartment with steam-cleaning equipment and various cleaning agents.
  • Inspects vehicles for noticeable defects, such as dents, scratches, torn upholstery and poor mechanical operation
  • Restores appearance of engine area, rugs, upholstery and painted surfaces. Uses touch-up paint, dyes and other appropriate materials.
  • Applies dressing on tires and tire wells. 


  • Previous detailing experience preferred.
  • Ability to operate both standard and automotive vehicles.
  • Ability to read and following instructions on repair/estimate orders.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Valid driver license in the state that you will work and a good driving record.

Group 1 is a Fortune 500 company that offers a team environment, great benefits and ongoing training and support for its associates. If you are in alignment with our values of integrity, transparency, professionalism and teamwork- now might be the time for you to accelerate your career as part of the best company in automotive retail. Apply today or refer a qualified friend.


*All applicants must pass pre-employment testing to include: background checks, MVR, and drug testing in order to qualify for employment*

Group 1 Automotive is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.